Branscomb/Branscum Genealogy

The Genealogy of
Richard Branscomb
of Brunswick County, Virginia,
and a Number of his Descendants

by Fred Tubbs







The Children of David and Mary/Polly Branscomb:
Jane Branscomb

Please check the Author's Notes for an explanation of the numbering system I use for identifying individuals within any family.

The line of descent for Jane Branscomb:

2. Jane Branscomb

The DOB for Jane Branscomb (known as“Jennie”) is unknown. Her DOD was between December 1849 and mid-1850. She married in Johnson Co, Ill., on 18 September 1842 John C. Harrell, (d. early 1852), s/o Elias Harrell and Winifred Johnson. John’s first wife was Patience Johnson, and they had five children, ages between 11 and 16, as shown by the 1850 census. Jane’s four children by John Harrell were born between 1843 and 1849. Before the time of the 1850 census John had a different wife, Marinda or Maranda Cox. Maranda remarried on 8 August 1855.

Jane’s children by John Harrell were as follows:

21. George W. Harrell, b. 1843, d. ca. 1864-1865. He md. In Johnson Co. On October 1863 Rachel E. Grantham. Rachel remarried in October 1865, so probably George was dead by then.

22. Winneth Harrell, b. ca. 1844. She was probably the Winey Harrell who married G. W. Young in Johnson Co. on 14 February 1864.

23. Elizabeth J. Harrell, b. in Johnson Co. ca. 1855. No more information is available for her.

24. Kizziah Eliza Harrell was b. in Johnson Co. on 18 December 1849, d. 26 August 1921; bur. Odd Fellows Cem. (Now Simpson Crossroads Cemetery) in Johnson Co. Md. 5 August 1866 Joseph Hampton “Hamp” Taylor (b. 1844, d. 1932), Hamp was the s/o Giles Taylor and Elizabeth Kuykendall (JCHF, p. 218). Hamp and Kiddy/Kitty had eleven children: William G. (1868-1942), John C. (1870-1948), Sarah E. (b. 1871, d. in infancy); Lydia Jane (1874-1932). Cora Eliza (1877-1963), James Hampton (1879-1967), Benjamin Frederick (1881-1966), Bertha Ann (1884-1966), Thomas Arthur (1886-1966), Clara Alice (1889-1980), and Helen Pearl (1894-1988). All of these children were born in Johnson Co., Ill.

See also:
David Branscomb, son of John and Olive E. Branscomb
Children of David and Mary/Polly Branscomb




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